Four in the afternoon: The Human Body Machine ; Orange ; Women ; The Covenant ; LightAdditional title: Four in the afternoon (Motion picture)Additional title: Human Body Machine (Motion picture)Additional title: Orange (Motion picture)Additional title: Women (Motion picture : 1974)Additional title: Covenant (Motion picture)Additional title: Light (Motion picture)
NamesBroughton, James, 1913-1999 (Film producer)Smith, William O. (William Overton), 1926- (Composer)Halprin, Anna (Dancer)Lathrop, Welland (Dancer)St. John, Charmian (Dancer)Penney, Don (Dancer)Whitney, Marguerite (Dancer)Graham, John (Dancer)Ryan, Paul (Film producer)Leistiko, Norma (Speaker)Johnson, Karen (Film producer)Beeson, Constance (Film producer)Harris, Elizabeth (Dancer)Harris, Elizabeth (Choreographer)Oliveros, Pauline, 1932- (Composer)Chase, Ronald, 1934- (Director)Chase, Ronald, 1934- (Producer)San Francisco Dancers' Workshop (Performer)National Sex and Drug Forum (U.S.) (Production company)
Anna Halprin Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1951 - 1974
Table of ContentsFour in the Afternoon  (15 min., b&w) / a film suite by James Broughton ; based on poems in his book Musical Chairs ; music by William O. Smith ; featuring Ann[e] Halprin, Welland Lathrop, Charmian St. John, Don Penney with Marguerite Whitney and John Graham.The Human Body Machine (7 min., color and b&w) / a film by Paul Ryan with Jim Block and Larry Reed ; voice, Norma Leistiko ; performed by The San Francisco Dancers Workshop.Orange (1970) (3 min., color) / by Karen Johnson.Women (1974) (12 min., b&w) / a film by Connie Beeson ; songs, Mollie Gregory Prod. ; produced for artist and educational purposes by the National Sex and Drug Forum.The Covenant (10 min., b&w) / choreography and performance, Elizabeth Harris ; music composed by Pauline Oliveros ; photography by Alfred Taylor ; directed and produced by Ronald Chase.Light (approximately 7 min., color).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7350
TopicsDanceHalprin, AnnaShort filmsExperimental filmsWomen in artNudity in danceSex in dance
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesMotion pictures
NotesContent: Title from credits.Content: Four in the Afternoon includes four short films entitled: Game Little Gladys, The Gardener's Son, Princess Printemps, The Aging Balletomane.Venue: Filmed between 1951 and 1974 various locations in the United States.Acquisition: Gift; Anna Halprin; 2012.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (54 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19968429Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c11f4850-352a-0131-2968-3c075448cc4b
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